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ICARDA Update

March 13, 2017

A coalition of donors is helping to enhance food security and reduce wheat import dependence across the Arab region. 

March 08, 2017

Saja Taha Al-Zoubi is raising awareness about the challenges confronting female agricultural workers displaced by Syria’s ongoing conflict.   

March 08, 2017

Women are at the front and center of an initiative promoting fuel-efficient stoves in Ethiopia.

March 07, 2017

Agricultural extension programs often fail to target women effectively. An ICARDA initiative in Tunisia asks why and challenges prevailing constraints. 

March 07, 2017

A new agricultural outreach model targeting rural women is taking shape in Afghanistan - and delivering on its promise of empowerment. 

March 06, 2017

Our understanding of the constraints holding back Africa's women farmers and entrepreneurs is improving - thanks to an ICARDA-managed wheat initiative. 

March 01, 2017

Egypt and Egyptian farmers are benefiting from ICARDA efforts to safeguard its genebank and vital plant genetic materials.  

February 16, 2017

ICARDA’s visit to Japan signals growing partnerships with the country’s government agencies and agricultural research community. 

February 13, 2017

Healthier and better performing lentil varieties using ICARDA germplasm are released in India and Nepal.

February 12, 2017

ICARDA – has sent more than 15,000 precious seeds back to the Seed Vault in Svalbard for safekeeping.

February 08, 2017

The challenge of land degradation is particularly felt in Tunisia, where soil erosion rate is high and affects 50% of its total surface.

January 19, 2017

A new partnership links  pulses research  outcomes to rural women  empowerment in  India. 

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